How to connect a GPR+ microchip scanner to the FEI HorseApp

You have a GPR+ microchip scanner?

You will use the FEI HorseApp at your next Event to perform the Examination on Arrival?


Below you will find the step-by-step procedure to connect your scanner to the FEI HorseApp


Step 1: Turn on the scanner and make sure the Bluetooth symbol in the top left corner of the screen is flashing.

Please note: if the Bluetooth symbol is not flashing, it might mean that the GPR+ scanner is already connected to another device.


Step 2: On your mobile device, go to Settings -> Bluetooth and make sure the Bluetooth is ON on your device

       iOS devices (iPhones & iPads):                                                  Android devices:


The mobile device will search for the microchip reader.


Step 3: Select the GPR+ scanner that appears in the list under the name GPR+******.

The scanner is now paried with your device.


Step 4: Open the FEI HorseApp and login with your FEI credentials. Choose that you wish to act as a Veterinarian.

Click on Not Connected to connect the GPR+ scanner to the FEI HorseApp.


Step 5: Locate the GPR+ scanner in the list and click on Connect.

Please note: the first time you connect your GPR+ scanner it might take several minutes or attempts to connect it


Step 6: Once the GPR+ scanner is connected to the FEI HorseApp, the button will turn green and the thunderbolt logo will also show that you are correctly connected.

You can use this screen to disconnect your microchip scanner if you wish.


Step 7: You can now proceed with scanning a Horse. The scanner will work whenever it is connected.

To scan, search for the horse microchip and press the center button on the GPR+ scanner. The horse' profile will open on the FEI HorseApp accordingly.



Click here to see how to use the FEI HorseApp during the Examination on Arrival



2022-06-22 10:24
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